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Constance Vadheim
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Gardening for Your Health
There are many good reasons to garden.  Gardening makes campuses and neighborhoods more pleasing to the eye.  It also can provide food and homes for creatures large and small.  But gardens can also be important for our health.  For more see:http://mother-na...
Gardening for Your Health
Gardening for Your Health
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Many dragonflies are flying on campus this year.  They are particular common around the native plant gardens and in the Heritage Creek Preserve.  Learn more about our local dragonflies at: https://www.slideshare.net/cvadheim/dragonflies-2017 http://mother-n...
Native Plants at CSU Dominguez Hills
Native Plants at CSU Dominguez Hills
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Native Plant Sale - End of Season Sale
  When:      Friday 3/24   - 11:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.                Saturday
3/25 - 9:00 a.m. – noon      Where: Biology
Dept. Greenhouse                   (behind NSM building; http://nativeplantscsudh.blogspot.com/p/map.html )       What:   CA native plant...
Native Plant Sale - End of Season Sale
Native Plant Sale - End of Season Sale
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Lots of Rain in 2017
December, January and now February have been very wet. See the data above, measured at Heritage Creek Preserve on campus, to appreciate how different this year is. We can expect more radical climate patterns in the future.  So the last 5 year's drought - an...
Lots of Rain in 2017
Lots of Rain in 2017
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Rain and Sun in Heritage Creek
The rains in Heritage Creek have stimulated many plants back to life .  Sun after the rain brings out many local creatures.  Come sit awhile and enjoy a bit of nature on campus. Northern Mockingbird surveys his territory.   Native rabbits are busy eating th...
Rain and Sun in Heritage Creek
Rain and Sun in Heritage Creek
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A Gardener's Thanksgiving
Thanks
and praise for winter rains. Drought
reminds us to treasure, whatever Nature can spare.   Thanks
and praise for emerging seedlings. Each
one a tiny miracle, hope for the year to come.   Thanks
and praise for new spring foliage. Our
spirit needs the f...
A Gardener's Thanksgiving
A Gardener's Thanksgiving
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Fall Native Plant Sale - November 18 & 19
Fall Native Plant Sale          When:    Friday 11/18   - 11:00 a.m. - 4:30 p.m.                Saturday
11/19 - 1:00 – 4:00 p.m.      Where: Biology
Dept. Greenhouse  (behind NSM building; http://nativeplantscsudh.blogspot.com/p/map.html )        What:   C...
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Foraging Native Plants: Look to Your Own Backyard
Native plants play an important role in living
sustainably.   They furnish habitat,
create shade, improve the soil and provide edible and craft materials.    To put it simply, California natives are remarkable
additions to the garden ecosystem. But it’s imp...
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End of Season Plant Sale - April 29-30, 2016
Native Plant Sale End of
Season Blow-out Sale         When:   Friday 4/29   - noon-4:30 p.m.                Saturday
4/30 - 1:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   Where: Biology
Dept. Greenhouse    (behind NSM building)                    http://nativeplantscsudh.blogspot...
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Spring in the Native Plants Gardens: Garden of Dreams
Approaching the Garden of Dreams -  CSU Dominguez Hills Spring is a lovely time in the native plant gardens of CSU Dominguez Hills.  Here are some recent photos from the Garden of Dreams Discovery Garden. Bush sunflowers ( Encelia californica ) brighten Gar...
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